Why I pay attention to things leading up to Rosh Hashanah

If you know me then you know I am pretty heavily influenced (as I think followers of Jesus should be) by the textual pictures in the Hebrew Bible. After all this is the Bible Jesus taught from when he walked the planet. The Hebrew language is picturesque and God is even more so. He is … Continue reading Why I pay attention to things leading up to Rosh Hashanah

How will we know the Messiah when he comes?

I often think about what it might have been like to be a person of faith living before the birth of Jesus Christ. Instead of looking back at Bethlehem in faith as we do now, people looked forward to the birth of the Messiah in faith. How would they know him when he arrived? The … Continue reading How will we know the Messiah when he comes?

Da Lifne Mi Atah Omed

Interesting title?  What does it mean? Listen to the voices of our culture.  Listen to Christian men and women as they talk and walk the halls of church on Sunday.  Listen to your children as they chat with friends, talk on the phone, or simply express amazement.  There is a sense in our culture, in … Continue reading Da Lifne Mi Atah Omed